Building Online Presentations

When students present online they do more than demonstrate their mastery of a subject; they also showcase their technical abilities.  Because the tools students use can vary, it’s important for instructors to decide upon the delivery format before assigning the presentation.  For example, would you like students to be able to attend a “live” session, […]

Introduction to Windows Live SkyDrive

Editor’s note: As of February 20, 2014, SkyDrive is now called OneDrive and the free storage available has been reduced to 7 GB. Check out this post for more information. What is SkyDrive? 25 GB of free online storage available to La Salle faculty, staff and students. It works best with Microsoft Office files (Word, […]

Storify: An Event and News Archiving Tool For Your Class

The IT Team recently came across a tool called Storify that has some interesting potential for academic use. This tool allows you to quickly aggregate content from across the web and add your own context using captions and sequencing. Storify makes it easily to pull in content from Google searches as well as social media […]

Lecture Capture with Tegrity

La Salle University is in the early stages of piloting the lecture capture system Tegrity*.  Lecture capture enables classroom courses to be independently recorded by the instructor.  Whatever materials are being presented on the computer and document camera are recorded, as well as audio and video of the instructor.   After the recording is completed, it […]